Cinara smolandiae Danielsson & Carter, 1993

giant juniper aphid

on Juniperus

Cinara smolandiae on Juniperus communis

Juniperus communis, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

gall

Aphids on malformations and wounds caused by infection by the rust fungus genus Gymnosporangium. The colonies are visited by ants.

host plants

Cupressaceae, monophagous

Juniperus communis.

references

Albrecht (2017a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Dransfield & Brightwell (2015a), Heie (1995a), Influential Points (2017).

mod 23.xii.2018